Gartner Information Technology Research

Critical Capabilities for Managed IoT Connectivity Services, Worldwide

Published: 10 February 2020

ID: G00382014

Analyst(s): Pablo Arriandiaga , Eric Goodness , Leif-Olof Wallin , Jonathan Davenport , Barika Pace


Access to managed connectivity services is invaluable when deploying Internet of Things capitalized-based solutions at scale. When selecting a provider, I&O leaders should look beyond network coverage to the quality and capability of vendor portals, security and broader deployment support services.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • A1 Digital
    • Aeris
    • Arm
    • AT&T
    • Cubic Telecom
    • Deutsche Telekom
    • Itron
    • KORE
    • KPN
    • Orange Business Services
    • Sierra Wireless
    • Sprint
    • Tele2 IoT
    • Telef√≥nica
    • Telenor Group
    • Verizon
    • Vodafone
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Sourcing and Logistics Management
    • Connectivity Management Portal
    • Service Management and Support
    • SIM and Subscription Management
    • Device Management
    • Application Management
    • Security Management
    • Multisourcing Service Integration
  • Use Cases
    • Secure Access to Information
    • Outsource IoT Connectivity
    • Managed Complex and Diverse IoT Connectivity
    • Managed Connected Consumer Products and Services
    • Managed Connected Commercial Products and Services
    • Managed Connected Industrial Products and Services
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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